Comedian, writer and politically incorrect HBO talk-show host Bill Maher takes time off from his regular hosting duties to perform a hilariously scathing stand-up set in this comedy special... See full summary »
Legendary comic Carlin comes back to the Beacon theater to angrily rant about airport security, germs, cigars, angels, children and parents, men, names, religion, god, advertising, Bill Jeff and minorities.
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It's Bad For Ya, Carlin's Emmy-nominated 14th and final HBO special from March of 2008 features Carlin's noted irreverent and unapologetic observations on topics ranging from death, ... See full summary »
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I never really liked Bill Maher (at all) on his nightly show Politically Incorrect, mainly because he is PC. But here, he is actually not that bad. He makes some good observations about things in politics and people, but unfortunately doesn't hit the mark completely like George Carlin usually does. Not that he is bad either. He is worth checking out (if you can't find anything else) here. Cynicism is good, but sometimes it can be overdone. This special proves that. A-
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